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inanoEnergy was interviewed by the Global Water Intelligence (GWI) Magazine.

Check out here the article on inanoEnergy, that came out in the December 2017 issue.

Interview to COPE (spanish radio)

On February 11, the International Day of Women and Girls in Science, Mariana Proença, Founder and Marketing Director of i.nanoEnergy, was interviewed for radio COPE, one of the Spanish broadcasters with the highest audience.

The interview was given during the “Weekend with Cristina L. Schlichting” program, between 11 and 12 a.m. on Sunday, to celebrate women in science and to advertise the Entrepreneurs Fund of Repsol Foundation, in which i.nanoEnergy is participating since October 2017.

You can listen to the whole program here (Mariana’s interview starts from minute 2).


To celebrate the “International Day of Women and Girls in Science”, Repsol Foundation interviewed Mariana Proença, CMO of inanoEnergy.

Click here to read the whole news!












InanoEnergy was one of the winners of the Splash Innovation Stage competition held on September 27th at the 4th EIP Water Conference 2017 at Alfandega do Porto. Among the 28 participating startups, inanoEnergy reached the 16 finalists and, after a pitch and Q&A session, won the 3rd prize of the competition and the innoEnergy special prize, which rewarded the startup with the highest energy efficiency potential.

For more information visit: Splash Innovation Stage

Repsol Award

Repsol1Repsol2On September 20, 2017, André Pereira, Mariana Proença and Cátia Rodrigues attended the ceremony to present the 8 startups that won the 6th Call of the Repsol Foundation Entrepreneurs Fund, which took place at Repsol headquarters in Madrid.

The iNANOEnergy proposal was one of the 4 ideas selected by the Repsol Foundation Entrepreneurs Fund, among the 354 proposals received from more than 20 countries.







Read the full story here.

Or click here for more information on the proposed idea.


On July 18, the presentation of i.nanoEnergy to Efacec was held at the Sessions A2B (Academia2Business) of U. P. Innovation.

InanoEnergy at Cidade+


i.nanoEnergy was at REDE+ (Business Square of Cidade+) on July 7 to talk about New Technologies for Sustainable Energy Generation.

We are officially one of the Spin-offs of the University of Porto.

Check it out here.

InanoEnergy is recruiting a post-doctoral research associate in the area of Materials Science/Engineering or related areas, to work with us for 1 year, starting on 2017-09-01. The application deadline is 2017-05-01.

Check the attached file for more details, or click here.

Job Recruitment

European project approved

inanoEnergy was granted a European project by the European Commission, funded under H2020-EU. – Enhancing the innovation capacity of SMEs.

The project 739797 – HarshEnergy is aimed at the prototyping, testing and implementation of new energy harvesting systems for the oil & gas industry and will run from 2017-09-01 to 2018-08-31.

Click here for more details.

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A new video about inanoE, one of the ESA BIC Portugal companies, is already online.

Check it our here.


ESA BIC Portugal (the European Space Agency Incubation Center in Portugal) launched a new video explaining their mission and the startups already involved, including i.nanoE!

Check it out here.

iNanoEnergy is collaborating with UK’s Ravensbourne fashion school to incorporate micro-/nano-generators in shoeware through the ESA’s Couture in Orbit initiative.

Check out the latest news here!

i.nanoE at National Television

i.nanoE, alongside with Eye2Map, participated in the “Mentes que Brilham” (Minds that Shine) program at the National Television channel Porto Canal to talk about our history and the technology we are developing. Check-out the video here.

i.nanoE in the newspapers in January

With i.nanoE participating in the ESA Business Incubation Centre Portugal, we were news in several newspapers and websites in January. Here are some of them:

50 mil euros, durante dois anos, para startups incubadas

12 January 2016, Ntech.news

UPTEC: Incubadora da ESA recebe duas startups portuguesas

12 January 2016, Exame Informática

InanoE and Eye2Map joined the European Space Agency BIC

15 January 2016, Portugal Startups

Agência Espacial Europeia apoia projectos de Universidade do Porto

20 January 2016, Diário Económico

Projetos da Universidade do Porto apoiados pela Agência Espacial Europeia

20 January 2016, i9 magazine

Investigadores da FCUP criam startup inanoEnergy

20 January 2016, Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade do Porto


UPTEC receives the first startups supported by ESA” was the title of the news published at the UPTEC Newsletter of December, in which it was mentioned that “The UPTEC, incubator of the European Space Agency (ESA) in the North region of Portugal, received the two first startups, InanoE and Eye2Map.”

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i.nanoE participated in the Startups Exhibition at the Closing Session of the 8th Global Entrepreneurship Week, that took place on the Great Auditorium of the Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto on the 20th of November.

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To celebrate the 1st anniversary of the European Space Agency Business Incubation Center in Portugal (ESA BIC Portugal), the Pedro Nunes Institute organized an event on the 19th of November, where they presented the project results and the 6 startups supported so far, among which the i.nanoE.

Check out the news here.


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Last week, on September 18th, i.nanoE participated in the Green Economy conference at the XII edition of EXPOVAL. This event, which consists in an Exhibition of the Economical Activities of Valongo, received more than 200,000 visitors at the Parque Urbano of Ermesinde.


i.nanoE created an F6S profile with the goal to apply to accelerator programs, investment founds and partners search.

By doing so, i.nanoE takes place on the biggest network for Founders with the highest-ranked Startup programs globally, 5,700+ Startup orgs, 110k Startups and 1k+ deals.


i.nanoE on Público

The School of Startups by UPTEC can count with i.nanoE this year! This article was displayed by the newspaper Púbico on the 14th of May. article here.


School of Startups by UPTEC

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i.nanoE is participating in the Startups School, powered by UPTEC (Science and Technology Park of University of Porto), from April to September.


i.nanoE got selected to participate in the Climate Launchpad 2-day Boot Camp at Faculty of Sciences and Technology in the Universidade Nova de Lisboa at Monte da Caparica, Lisbon from 5th to 6th of May.

i.nanoE, at the end of October, competed in the RedEmprendia IDEup contest with the main goal of learning, which allowed to grow entrepreneurship, business models and prototyping knowledge.

After excellent results in  iUP25K, which led to the creation of the i.nanoE team, we decided to take this project to the Latin America to prove our commitment, eager to learn and gather opportunities.

See the complete article here.


The i.nanoE developed the first high-performance flexible prototypes (~20 V) , easily applicable to different products and this time mounted on a proof of concept presented in slideshow. This advance will allow to begin a process of integration of our technology in everyday devices.